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Obituaries

Carolyn Attalie Hoyt

Carolyn Attalie Hoyt, age 88, of rural Swanton, passed away Saturday morning, July 4, 2015, in her home.Carolyn was born in Toledo, Ohio, on May 6, 1927, the daughter of Homer and Caryl (Armstrong) Hageman. On Sept. More...

Irene Ann King

Irene Ann King, 78, of Fairlawn Haven Assisted Living in Archbold, passed away Thursday afternoon, June 25, 2015. She was born on April 3, 1937, near Wauseon, the youngest daughter of William Henry King and Lydia (Short) King. More...

Marlin D. Wyse

Marlin D. Wyse, 87, of Ridgeville Corners, died Tuesday evening, June 23, 2015, at Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon. He was born Jan. 2, 1928, in Archbold, to the late John J. and Ida (Nofzinger) Wyse. On Sept. More...

People

Stuckey Is Queen Contestant

Lauren Stuckey, Archbold, was a participant in the 2015-16 Fulton County Pork Producers Pork Queen competition, Monday, June 22, at Chesterfield Township Hall. The group selected Kallie Strauss, Wauseon, as the Pork Queen. More...

Agriculture Hall Of Fame Nomination Forms Ready

Nomination forms for the 2015 Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame award are available at the Fulton County Extension office, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon, 419-337-9210, or online at www.fulton.osu.edu. Deadline is July 10. More...

Splish-Splash

Nick Gilliland, 12, left, and Lauraina Garza, 9, Archbold, enjoyed the water at the village swimming pool on a recent warm day.– photos by Mary Huber. More...

Opinion

Be An American

With so many advantages in being an American it must be a human misfit that would betray the land that offers the most privileges. More...

Letter To The Editor

When attending the meeting for the revealing of moving St. Rt. 66 to Co. Rd. 24, I noticed some observations. •There are several businesses that have closed and the buildings remain empty, two of these within the last few months. More...

Letter To The Editor

I’ve been following the sexting story in the Buckeye, and how it might relate to a happening when I was at Archbold. My opinion on the sexting is, it was an in-house matter, and could have been handled in-house. More...

“SuperFan” Short Is A Champion Himself

Doug Short is no stranger to notoriety. Most people affectionately refer to the 1971 Archbold graduate simply as “Super- Fan.” No, Short does not don a red cape and wear a shirt with the letter “S” emblazoned on his chest. More...

Cordoba Pleads Not Guilty; Withdraws Bond Request

Romualdo Cordoba, Jr., 38, Archbold, the man accused of the April 25 murder of Joshua S. McJilton, has entered notguilty pleas. The pleas were entered at an arraignment hearing in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, Monday, June 22. More...

News

Council To Consider Rt. 66-Rd. 24 Engineering Study On July 6

Dennis Howell, Archbold village administrator, said village council will consider giving the go-ahead to the next step of the St. Rt. 66- Co. Rd. 24 realignment at its Monday, July 6 meeting. More...

“Mary Poppins” Will Fly In ACT Production

For the first time in Archbold Community Theatre history, performers will fly. It’s practically a requirement for the summer production of “Mary Poppins,” the favorite nanny from the P.L. More...

Wastewater Plant Inundated With Storm Water Sat.

After heavy rains last week, including 4.2 inches on Saturday, June 27, the Archbold wastewater treatment plant used two portable pumps and had to rent a third to keep ahead. More...

Public Record

Local Woman Gets Prison Sentence

Felicia Johnson, 29, Archbold, was sentenced to two years in prison in Fulton County Common Pleas Court. The sentence stems from incidents that occurred May 9, when she was a passenger in a car driven by Jerod Yedica, 25, same address. More...

Firm Reports Counterfeit Check

Granite Industries, Archbold, reported to Archbold police a check received on its behalf for almost $41,000 was counterfeit. More...

Theft From Vehicles Reported

Jacob David Dickman, 27, West Unity, reported to police on Friday, June 19, that several vehicles parked at Robotic Tooling, 2120 South Defiance Street, were broken into. The incident occurred sometime between 12:15 and 3:30 pm, Wednesday, June 17. More...

Sports

Acme Baseball

The Archbold Acme baseball team improved to 11-1 with wins over Swanton, Ayersville, Edon, and Patrick Henry. Archbold defeated Swanton 7-1, Thursday, June 18. Ian Radabaugh (2-0) was the winning pitcher. More...

Junior Acme Baseball

The Archbold Junior Acme baseball team opened district tournament play with a 7-0 shutout of Delta, Friday, June 26, at Archbold. Archbold led 1-0 after one inning and scored six runs in the second for its total of seven. T.J. More...

Grime Hired As Coach

Brian Grime, AHS ‘08, is the new men’s and women’s head cross country coach and assistant track coach at Tabor College, Hillsboro, Kan. He begins this month. More...

Religion

Senior Citizen Menu

Week of July 6-10 MONDAY: sloppy joe sandwich, potato wedges, malibu blend vegetables, peaches. TUESDAY: biscuits & gravy, corn nuggets, buttered beets, fresh oranges. WEDNESDAY: lasagna, italian green beans, green salad, fruit crisp. More...

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “I Corinthians 5: How to THRIVE as a Church-Judging Immorality,” Jesse Kahler. Central Mennonite More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center June 18: Melissa & Brandon Altman, Bryan, twin girls. Kiley & Jay Schnitkey, Archbold, girl. June 19: Alysa & Mark Short, Wauseon, boy; Jennifer Grime, Archbold, girl. June 22: Christina Garcia, Wauseon, boy. More...